Varanasi’s flower growers cry foul of losses due to COVID-19 lockdown

Varanasi (UP), June 07 (ANI): Flower growers in Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi said that they are incurring losses and facing hardships as currently there is almost no demand for flowers and flower markets are closed. “There is no sale of garlands or flowers right now. Very few weddings are taking place, temples are opening but offering of flowers and garlands is prohibited. We have no option but to throw away our produce,” said Umakant Maurya, flower grower.